With the Online MS Accountancy (MSACCY) program, you'll pay the same per-credit rate no matter where you live.

The Online MSACCY, available through UH Extend, has a fixed tuition per-credit hour with no additional fees.*

Cost Highlights

  • Cost per credit hour: $866.09
  • Approximate total cost for the 30-hour degree: $25,980
  • For PPA students that have completed 6 credit hours of double-count classes as part of their undergraduate career, the estimated total cost for the remaining 24 credit hours is $20,786.
  • Please note that tuition is subject to change by administrative, legislative or regental action.

Program costs are subject to change, and we encourage you to connect with us about the total program cost.

*This refers to the mandatory fees students enrolled in traditional (in-person) programs pay each semester such as the Student Service Fee, University Center Fee, and Recreation and Wellness Center Fee. There are certain fees that cannot be waived for UH Extend students, such as graduation application fee, etc.

Financial Aid and Student Loans

Financial aid is available to U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents through the federal government. Financial aid is made up of grants and loans. Grants are very limited and need-based, so students are encouraged to complete their FAFSA as soon as possible after January 1st of the year they plan on attending UH. A graduate student in one of these categories is eligible for $20,500.00 (amount effective fall 2007) per year in Federal Direct subsidized and/or unsubsidized loans. Repayment for both types of loans begins 6 months after graduation or anytime the student drops to less than 5 hours per semester. An application is available through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid website.

If the Federal Direct loans are not sufficient to cover a graduate student's cost of attendance (as set by the UH Financial Aid Office), other types of loans are available. Students eligible for Federal Stafford Loans may also be eligible for the Grad Plus Loan or a private bank loan. These loans do check credit history. International students may receive a private loan so long as they have a creditworthy cosigner. Additional loan information is available on the UH website, or through your local bank.

The Bauer College of Business is unique in that it houses a financial aid advisor that exclusively serves its graduate students. If you have any questions regarding financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid Advisor, Karina Galvan, in the Bauer Graduate & Professional Programs office at


Students that meet the requirements are eligible for University of Houston scholarships. The Bauer College of Business also offers scholarships for both domestic and international students. A single application is used for all college-level scholarships. You can apply at any time. There is no deadline, but the earlier you apply, the more scholarships there are available for which you may be considered. Please contact the Bauer Scholarship Director at if you have any questions about Bauer scholarships.

The Department of Accountancy & Taxation Scholarship Application is also available for students who meet the requirements to apply. The application is available at the start of each academic year.

All aid programs funded by federal and state government agencies, sponsoring individuals, or the College may be changed or eliminated at any time. All financial aid programs and awards are subject to the rules and regulations of the federal and state agencies, the University's Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid (OSFA), and the Law Center.

The University of Houston provides equal treatment and opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation except where such distinction is required by law. This statement reflects compliance with Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and all other federal and state regulations. The Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity is available to answer your questions at 713-743-8835.

The University reserves the right to make changes without notice in any publication as necessitated by University or legislative action.